AWS Certified Big Data Specialty - Certification

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Derek Morgan
Derek Morgan has spent over 10 years in varying IT roles from owning his own consulting business to supporting enterprise clients for a multi-national hosting company. His expertise includes Linux, Networking, and AWS. When he’s not at the computer tinkering with new technology, he can often times be found training for a marathon, riding a bike, or hanging from the face of a climbing wall.

Introduction

AWS Big Data Certification

00:02:04

Course Features

00:02:10

Collection

Kinesis

Kinesis Overview

00:08:52

Getting Data into Kinesis

00:11:08

Kinesis Streams

00:21:35

Kinesis Firehose

00:14:09

Quiz: Kinesis

Direct Connect

Core Concepts

00:07:27

Quiz: Direct Connect

Snowball

Core Concepts

00:04:46

Quiz: Snowball

IoT Platform

Introduction to IoT

00:04:17

Architecture

00:03:33

Device Gateway

00:02:31

Rules Engine

00:03:32

Security and Identity

00:02:55

Thing Registry, Shadows and Shadow Service

00:03:26

Quiz: IoT Quiz

Database Migration Service

Core Concepts

00:04:05

Quiz: DMS

Storage

S3

Core Concepts

00:13:18

Quiz: S3

Dynamo DB

Overview and Key Concepts

00:05:30

Table Stucture

00:04:20

Partitions and Throughput

00:05:26

Indexing

00:13:25

Reading and Writing to a DynamoDB Table

00:10:53

Throughput - RCUs and WCUs

00:05:02

Limits, Pricing, Use Cases and Best Practices

00:04:54

Quiz: DynamoDB

Processing

EMR

Introduction and Architecture

00:03:39

HDFS and EMRFS

00:10:37

Setting up a cluster

00:08:33

EMR vs Spark

00:05:39

EMR Applications

00:06:31

Quiz: EMR

Machine Learning

Core Concepts

00:12:50

Quiz: Machine Learning

Analysis

Kineses Analytics

Core Concepts

00:13:18

Quiz: Kineses Analytics

Redshift

Introduction and Architecture

00:11:00

Provisioning Clusters, Creating Tables and Sort Keys

00:13:13

Distribution Keys and Distribution Style

00:08:43

Column Compression

00:02:42

Loading and Exporting Data

00:07:44

Workload Management

00:06:34

Backups and Restores

00:03:07

Cluster Management and Operations

00:13:12

Quiz: Redshift

ElasticSearch

Core Concepts

00:19:04

Quiz: Elastic Search

Athena

Core Concepts

00:07:25

Quiz: Athena

Visualization

QuickSight

Core Concepts

00:05:53

Quiz: QuickSight

Data Security

Identity and Encryption

Encryption at Flight

00:00:59

Encryption at Rest

00:02:11

IAM

00:02:24

Cloud Trail

00:01:14

Quiz: Data Security

Final Thoughts

The Exam

How To Prepare For The Exam

00:01:31

Whats Next After the Certification?

00:01:12

Quiz: Practice Exam

Details

Big Data is one of the most exciting and in-demand skills powering companies as big as Google and Facebook. It is no wonder Amazon Web Services (AWS) has realeased a Big Data Certification to catalyze the move to AWS Big Data solutions.


This in-depth course will provide you with the required knowledge needed to be prepared to take the AWS Big Data Specialty Certification. We will be cover the various Big Data products available and build highly scalable and secure Big Data applications

Study Guides

AWS Certified Big Data Specialty Blueprint

This blueprint has an Introduction to the AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty exam and describes the requirements for those who are planning to take it

Slides for AWS Big Data Certification

Slides for AWS Big Data Certification

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